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  1. Linework
    I would like to make better use of a 20 amp line from the panel that already has only two outlets: adding the below: 1: outlet/switch box next 2: to first ceiling light next 3: to second ceiling light next 4: to second switch this is a cellar circuit which is why I would...
  2. New Member Introductions
    I am a sol prop General Contractor operating in Eastern WA. I mostly do remodels and maintenance jobs on rental properties (small time). All that to say, almost all of my customers at some point or another request to have outlets and fixtures updated, or the occasional baseboard heater. I have...
  3. General Electrical Discussion
    While inspecting an older apartment building yesterday in Pittsburgh PA the owner and I found an area on the wall of the basement that had 9 metal boxes each labeled for one of the 9 apartments. Most of the boxes had a padlock on it. A couple did not have padlocks and when opened there was an...
  4. Canadian Electrical Forum
    2012 the CEC introduced some what messy code concerning Wet Location While Plug Inserted covers. I am glad to see that part of this confusion in the wording has been cleaned up in the 23rd edition. BUT there have also been some seemingly useless and very confusing code added pertaining to...
  5. Residential Electrical Forum
    I have having a nuisance problem with a 15a cb it keeps tripping randomly when there is barely any load at all. This breaker protects a bedroom that has one incadesent fixture and four receptacles. The only thing that is really used in this room is a computer and printer. I heard that some times...
  6. General Electrical Discussion
    Hello All, I am searching a source for replacement AC light switches. They are compact rectangular push button SPST and DPST, fitted to narrow outlet boxes via adaptor plate (behind wall plate) with tabs to secure switch in place top and bottom. Dimensions are apx. 1.25 L x 1 H x 3/4 W. Leviton...
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